Front-End Load

Business / Finance / Front-End Load: Entering into options or futures contracts with advance knowledge of a block transaction that will influence the price of the underlying security to capitalize on the trade. This practice is expressly forbidden by the SEC.

Other Words for Load

Load Noun Synonyms: pack, pile, stack, heap, fill, lade, stuff, cram, jam, squeeze
Load Verb Synonyms: weight, burden, onus, pressure, encumbrance, millstone, cross, albatross, responsibility, care, anxiety, worry, trouble
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Level Load

Business / Finance / Level Load: A mutual fund that charges a permanent sales charge, usually at some fixed percentage. See: Front-end loads and back-end loads. MORE

Back-End Load

Business / Taxes / Back-End Load: Some mutual funds impose a back-end load, or a contingent deferred sales charge, if you sell shares in the fund during the first six or seven years after you purchase them. The charge is a percentage MORE

Load

Business / Finance / Load: The sales fee charged to an investor when shares are purchased in a load fund or annuity. See: Bank-end load; front-end load; level load. MORE

Loading

Business / Machine Shop / Loading: A condition caused by grinding the wrong material with a grinding wheel or using too heavy a grinding action. MORE

Loading The Gun

Entertainment / Basketball / Loading The Gun: Placing the ball in the shootng pocket with the wrist cocked ready to shoot. MORE

No-Load Mutual Fund

Business / Finance / No-Load Mutual Fund: An open-end investment company whose shares are sold without a sales charge. There can be other distribution charges, however, such as Article 12B-1 fees. A true no-load fund has neither a sales charg MORE

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